The Politics of Partition: King Abdullah, the Zionists, and Palestine, 1921-1951

The Politics of Partition: King Abdullah, the Zionists, and Palestine, 1921-1951

by Avi Shlaim
     
 

In this reissue of the abridged paperback edition of his critically acclaimed Collusion Across the Jordan, Professor Shlaim chronicles King Abdullah's relationship with the Zionist movement from his appointment as Emir of Transjordan in 1921 to his assassination in 1951. With a new Introduction, placing the book in the wider context of the on-going debate about

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In this reissue of the abridged paperback edition of his critically acclaimed Collusion Across the Jordan, Professor Shlaim chronicles King Abdullah's relationship with the Zionist movement from his appointment as Emir of Transjordan in 1921 to his assassination in 1951. With a new Introduction, placing the book in the wider context of the on-going debate about 1948, this masterly and authoritative study is essential reading for all those interested in the politics of the Middle East.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198294597
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Edition description:
ABR
Pages:
496
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 5.40(h) x 1.00(d)
Lexile:
1440L (what's this?)

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